George Jones and wife Nancy attended the Johnny Cash Memorial Tribute Monday, Nov. 10, 2003 at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, TN. George performed with Hank Williams Jr and the two remaining members of the ‘Highwaymen’, Willie Nelson, and Kris Kristofferson paying tribute to the late Johnny Cash. Cash was a principal element in the original ‘Highwaymen,’ along with the late Waylon Jennings, Nelson, and Kristofferson. Cash died on Sept. 12, 2003 at the age of 71, from complications of diabetes.
Award-winning actor and director Tim Robbins is slated to host the Johnny Cash Memorial Tribute: A Celebration of Friends and Family special to celebrate the life of iconic music legend Johnny Cash on CMT Saturday, Nov. 15 at 8 p.m. ET/PT